Areas of technical expertise include:
- All sequencing formats including next-generation sequencing, sequencing for identification of microbes, metagenomics applications, barcodes etc.
- Various genotyping methods for disease detection, cell line authentication, ancestry inference, individual identification SNP and Indel panels, panels for patient stratification, detection methods for Indels, CNVs etc.
- Fragment analysis formats for length polymorphisms (STRs, Y-STRs, VNTRs, MLST etc.)
- Gene expression analysis for elucidation of cellular pathways, panels for diagnosis of disease, monitoring therapy and disease progression.
- Target and signal amplification methods,
- Microarray based formats for gene expression and genotyping.
- Immunoassay based formats, ELISAs, western blots, lateral flow based methods, proximity ligation assays,.
- Nucleic acid extraction technologies, automation strategies, integration methods.
- in situ hybridization based methods for protein and nucleic acid detection.
- Microbial culture based methods for viruses & bacteria. Protein expression in bacterial systems
- Cell culture applications, transfections, viral and other expression vectors, cell based therapy protocols, stem cell applications etc.
The company will promote cutting edge molecular biology based technologies using these methods. The company has access to a very large base of technical experts in each of these areas.